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The Toscano Group Publishes in Redox Biology

The Toscano Group Publishes in Redox Biology

Cardiotoxicity is a frequent and often lethal complication of doxorubicin (DOX)-based chemotherapy. The Toscano lab recently reported that hydropersulfides (RSSH) are the most effective reactive sulfur species in conferring protection […]

Check out what’s going on in the Karlin lab!

Check out what’s going on in the Karlin lab!

Apart from decades of breakthrough works on copper-dioxygen chemistry, recent efforts from the Karlin lab illustrate the details of nitric oxide activation at a mononuclear copper site. The latest report […]

Professor Thoi is recognized as a WCC Rising Star!

Professor Thoi is recognized as a WCC Rising Star!

Dr. Sara Thoi receives the 2023 Rising Star Award from the ACS Women Chemists Committee for her work in energy conversion and storage.  She will be honored at the upcoming […]

Check out what’s going on in the Thyagarajan lab!

Johns Hopkins Arts & Sciences on Instagram We don’t recommend cutting your own hair, but one strand for science is OK. Students in the Molecular Beauty intersession course explored various […]

Carter Gerke (Thoi lab) earns a DOE fellowship to work at NREL!

Carter Gerke (Thoi lab) earns a DOE fellowship to work at NREL!

Carter heads to Colorado to study the catalytic activation of nitrogen at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory for four months through a prestigious DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research […]

Hannah Pugh, undergraduate researcher in the Thoi Lab, talks about her research

Hannah Pugh, undergraduate researcher in the Thoi Lab, talks about her research

Check out this short video on graduating senior Hannah’s journey to energy research in the Thoi lab. This video is part of a NSF-supported series on “Meet a Chemist,” which […]

Prof. Klausen is named a Recipient of the 2022 Macromolecules Young Investigator Award

Prof. Klausen is named a Recipient of the 2022 Macromolecules Young Investigator Award

Prof. Rebekka Klausen is named one of two recipients of the 2022 ACS Macro Letters/Biomacromolecules/Macromolecules Young Investigator Award. This award recognizes individuals early in their careers who have made a major impact […]

The Greenberg Group Publishes in JACS

The Greenberg Group Publishes in JACS

Congratulations to Dr. Haozhe Yang on his publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society. The molecular basis for the mutagenicity of damaged DNA is of fundamental importance. The […]

Johns Hopkins Discovery Awards: 2022 Awardees

Congratulations to Professor’s Sara Thoi, Rebekka Klausen and Xiongyi Huang for being a part of 35 faculty teams across twelve units of Johns Hopkins to receive Hopkins Discovery Awards!

Jinyan Rui, Qun Zhao, and Anthony Huls published in Science on engineering nonheme iron enzymes for new-to-nature chemistry

Jinyan Rui, Qun Zhao, and Anthony Huls published in Science on engineering nonheme iron enzymes for new-to-nature chemistry

Despite the rapid development of enzymes for non-natural transformations in the past decade, only a limited set of synthetic reactions has been imported into the biocatalysis toolbox. To this end, […]